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Marqui Christian (born October 27, 1994) is an American football safety for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Midwestern State, where he was named the Lone Star Conference's Top Male Athlete in 2016.[1]

Marqui Christian
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Christian with the Rams in 2018
No. 26 – Los Angeles Rams
Personal information
Born: (1994-10-27) October 27, 1994 (age 24)
Houston, Texas
Height:5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight:207 lb (94 kg)
Career information
High school:Spring (Spring, Texas)
College:Midwestern State
NFL Draft:2016 / Round: 5 / Pick: 167
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2018
Total tackles:41
Forced fumbles:0
Pass deflections:1
Player stats at


Early yearsEdit

Christian attended Spring High School in Spring, Texas.

College careerEdit

Christian played college football at Midwestern State University from 2013 to 2016.

Professional careerEdit

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt 40-yard dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert jump Broad
5 ft 11 in
(1.80 m)
199 lb
(90 kg)
All values from NFL Combine

Arizona CardinalsEdit

The Arizona Cardinals drafted Christian in the fifth round with the 167th overall selection of the 2016 NFL Draft.[2] On September 27, 2016, he was waived by the team.[3]

Los Angeles RamsEdit

On September 28, 2016, Christian was claimed off waivers by the Los Angeles Rams.[4] He was placed on injured reserve on December 19, 2016 with an ankle injury.[5]

On December 27, 2017, Christian was placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.[6]


  1. ^ "Christian voted top male athlete in LSC", Times Record News, June 9, 2016. Retrieved August 13, 2016.
  2. ^ Kent, Somers,"Cardinals select safety Marqui Christian in 5th round of NFL draft", The Arizona Republic, May 2, 2016. Retrieved August 13, 2016.
  3. ^ Urban, Darren. "Troy Niklas To IR; Cardinals Cut Canaday". Retrieved September 27, 2016.
  4. ^ Alper, Josh. "Rams claim Marqui Christian off waivers from Cardinals". Retrieved September 28, 2016.
  5. ^ Nagel, Eric (December 19, 2016). "Rams Make Monday Roster Moves".
  6. ^ Williams, Charean (December 27, 2017). "Rams place Marqui Christian on IR".

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